Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
31-508-311 055336 Dental Assistant Clinical-Adv
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description31-508-311 DENTAL ASSISTANT CLINICAL - ADV ...Dental assisting students apply skills developed in Dental Chairside - Advanced, Dental Lab Procedures, Dental Radiography - Advanced, and Dental Office Procedures in a clinical setting with patients. Emphasizes integration of core abilities and basic and advanced occupational skills. (Prerequisite: 31-508-306, Dent Asst Clinical; All other 2nd semester classes; Corequisites: 31-508-308, Dental Chairside Advanced; 31-508-309, Dental Lab Procedures; 31-508-310, Dental Radiography Advanced; 10-508-120, Dental Office Management)
Total Credits2
Prior Learning Assessments
Course Competencies
  1. Collect diagnostic and treatment data
  2. Manage infection and hazard control
  3. Perform clinical supportive treatments
  4. Take diagnostic images
  5. Perform dental laboratory procedures
  6. Provide patient oral health instruction
  7. Assist in managing medical emergencies
  8. Carry out dental office procedures
  9. Model professional behaviors, ethics, and appearance
  10. Integrate the core abilities designated by your college into your performance in a professional setting